Projects

Preserving Quality, Affordable Housing for Senior Citizens in San Diego

Stucco needed to be installed on the newly built exterior balcony walls as well as a 4-foot-high parapet that ran along the outside of the roof. Because the work had to be coordinated with other trades, and scheduled around tenants residing in the building, the contractor’s biggest challenge was in finding a stucco product that would allow crews to scratch, brown, color, and clean up multiple five-by-nine-foot walls in one workday. Learn how Eisenwall helped him accomplish that, and achieve high-quality results.

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Eisenwall Allows Fast Food Restaurant to Fast Track Improvements

Schedule is of primary concern for any retail project, especially a fast-food restaurant. When a project gets behind schedule in this time-sensitive industry, it is critical to find ways to make up for lost time and get the project back on track.  Learn how Eisenwall was able to speed up this project.

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Plastering for Extreme Weather

In harsh weather conditions, using portland cement plaster can be problematic and expensive.  Rapid-setting plaster based on calcium aluminosulfate (CAS) cement can be a viable alternative, enabling design professionals to attain the traditional beauty and durability of a genuine plaster finish.  Learn about the difference in plasters and how rapid-setting plaster can help you achieve more reliable results.

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Rapid Set® Eisenwall® Turns Time Into Money

Although schedule and budget have always ruled in construction, today’s economic climate has led many companies to explore new products in the way of doing more with less at a faster pace. One example is the use of fast-setting cements for exterior plaster. Learn how a side-by-side comparison of portland cement and Rapid Set Eisenwall fared on a 276-unit condominium and townhouse project.

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Faster Plaster: Get the Job Done Sooner and Cut Labor Costs

“With normal portland cement, stucco is a 10-day project,” says Jorge Vera, General Superintendent for Mid Valley Plastering, Inc., of Lathrop, California.  “With this new cement, stucco is just a three-day project.  If I can put 10 days into three, I make money.”  Keep reading to learn how a faster-setting plaster means getting a job done sooner and cutting labor costs.

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Fast Track Solution: Fast-Setting Cement Provides Quality Finishing

Centrally located in the heart of Kansas City, Missouri, a premier Embassy Suites Hotel sought to maintain ambience and appearance, while also improving the hotel entrance to allow for access by wheelchairs and strollers.  With hundreds of customers each week and high walk-up traffic, the owner wanted the 266-room hotel on a fast-track solution that allowed for the entrance to be closed for a minimal amount of time when visitor traffic was low.  Keep reading to learn how fast-setting cement provides a quality finish.

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Moonlight Amphitheatre Goes Live with a New Life

The Brengle Terrace Park amphitheatre, which is located in Vista, Calif., is home to Moonlight Stage Productions, a theatre production company that puts on plays throughout the summer months. Originally constructed as a bicentennial project in 1975 by the Vista Foundation, now the Moonlight Cultural Foundation, the amphitheatre includes a small concrete stage and a terraced seating area.  Keep reading to learn how using Eisenwall saved two to three weeks on a project that was behind schedule.

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